Music Department Concerts

The Department of Music offers an exciting series of free concerts featuring its resident student ensembles,  as well as individual recitals featuring guest performers, students and faculty throughout the academic year.


W&J Jazz Ensemble

The Jazz Ensemble is a select group of W&J students sometimes supplemented by professionals and community enthusiasts.  They will perform familiar works from the jazz repertoire in addition to new works written by today’s most innovative composers.

Kyle Simpson, Director

Friday, October 18th, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 28th, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
Olin Fine Arts Center


W&J Choir and Camerata Singers

Susan Medley, Director

Fall Choral Concert
Friday, October 25, 2013
8:00 pm
Allen Ballroom
Spend an evening with the W&J Choir and Camerata Singers.  You will be treated to a wide variety of choral music with something sure to suit every taste.  Don’t be surprised if sound comes from above you or from behind you.  The balcony in the Allen Ballroom allows us to sing for you from every direction.  You won’t want to miss it!

Holiday Concert
Monday, December 2, 2013
7:30 pm
Olin Fine Arts Center
Ring in the season with W&J’s annual Holiday Concert!  Held immediately following W&J’s Light Up Night activities, the W&J performing ensembles come together to present this concert of holiday favorites.  The grand finale featuring all singers and instrumentalists has become a W&J tradition.  It’s the perfect way to start the season!

Spring Choral Concert
Mozart Requiem
Friday, April 25, 2014
8:00 pm
Church of the Covenant 
Mozart composed his Requiem during 1791, the final year of his life.  Every four years the W&J Choir and Camerata Singers perform this choral/orchestral masterwork, a highly anticipated event in the W&J community.  The W&J Choir and Camerata Singers invite you to share the power of Mozart’s music in the beautiful sanctuary of Church of the Covenant, located on Beau Street across from the W&J campus. 

W&J Wind Ensemble

Kyle Simpson, Director

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 27th, 2014, 3:00 p.m.
Olin Fine Arts Center

   The Wind Ensemble performs standard band literature as well as more specialized repertoire.  Their concert programs are an enjoyable mix of traditional favorite and challenging newer works.


Student Recognition Recitals

Wednesday, December 4th, 7:30 p.m. in room 211
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
In Olin Theatre 

These recitals feature selected performances from W&J's Applied Music studios.

Senior Music Student Recitals
Friday–Saturday, May 2nd-3rd, 2014, TBA

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